version in VCS is newer than in repository, is it time to upload?

package:
libclass-date-perl
severity:
normal
created:
2018-11-16
last updated:
2019-11-17

vcswatch reports that this package seems to have a new changelog entry (version 1.1.17-2, distribution UNRELEASED) and new commits in its VCS. You should consider whether it's time to make an upload.

Here are the relevant commit messages:
commit 1daf66323596e0220963c04ea631ecbd108192c1
Author: Laurent Baillet <laurent.baillet@gmail.com>
Date:   Fri Nov 16 08:18:33 2018 +0000

    fix lintian file-contains-trailing-whitespace warning